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November 13, 2013

'Solar For Sandy' Initiative Launches

‘Solar for Sandy’ Install at Red Hook Recreation Center Brings Back-Up Solar Power...

August 15, 2011

Celebrating 75 Years Of Summer Swimming In New York City’s WPA-Era Pools

NYC's 11 Majestic WPA Pools Celebrate 75th Anniversary

August 8, 2011

Parks Hosts Celebration to Honor the Opening of 11 WPA Era Pools

The 1930s-themed event included synchronized swimming performances by Dr. Jane Katz, member of...

May 27, 2010

Final Report Made Available Confirming That Soil Samples from Red Hook Recreation Area Show No Evidence of PCB Contamination

To address potential safety concerns, on May 13, soil samples were collected and tested from 18...

July 20, 2008

Red Hook vendors selling food

Red Hook Food Vendors Open for the Season

Return of the Tacos!

March 12, 2008

Huaraches To Return To Red Hook Park

On Monday, Parks Commissioner Adrian Benepe announced the awarding of a permit to the Food...

March 10, 2008

Parks Issues Permit To Food Vendors Committee Of Red Hook Park

Parks Commissioner Adrian Benepe today announced the awarding of a permit to the Food Vendors...

July 3, 2006

First Splash At City Pools

On June 30, Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg kicked off the opening of New York City’s outdoor...

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Outdoor PoolsRed Hook

Red Hook Pool is closed Thursday, July 24, 2014. We expect the pool to re-open as scheduled on Friday, July 25.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2014

Red Hook Recreation Area Weather

  • Fri
    Sunny
    81°F
  • Sat
    Slight Chc Thunderstorms
    84°F
  • Sun
    Scattered Thunderstorms
    84°F
  • Mon
    Scattered Thunderstorms
    85°F

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